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Tigers interview Ausmus to fill skipper role

Tigers interview Ausmus to fill skipper role

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Oct 28, 2013
Brad Ausmus has neither managed nor coached in the big leagues in three seasons since his 18-year playing career ended. On Monday, he was at Comerica Park, talking about why his first shot should be at the helm of Detroit.
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  • Miggy decides to have surgery to fix groin tear

    Miggy decides to have surgery to fix groin tear

    MLB.com ESPN.com Oct 28, 2013
    Not long after accepting his second consecutive Hank Aaron Award as the American League's top offensive performer, Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera said Sunday that he will have surgery to repair a left groin tear that hobbled him during the latter p…
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  • Announcement of Abreu deal likely Tuesday

    Announcement of Abreu deal likely Tuesday

    MLB.com Oct 28, 2013
    The White Sox have called a news conference for 11 a.m. CT on Tuesday at U.S. Cellular Field to officially announce the signing of free-agent first baseman Jose Abreu at a reported six-year, $68-million deal.
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  • Winter League roundup: Aguilar powers Caracas

    Winter League roundup: Aguilar powers Caracas

    MLB.com Oct 28, 2013
    Jesus Aguilar, the Indians' No. 17 prospect, played the hero role for Caracas when he slammed his sixth home run of the season in the bottom of the eighth inning to help Caracas to a 5-3 win over Zulia on Sunday.
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Sports Columnists

  • Derrick Rose's return to the Chicago Bulls is one worth watching

    Oct 28
    Taking down a defending champion requires a special kind of player. Come Tuesday night in Miami, we'll see whether Derrick Rose is that player, writes Michael Wilbon.
  • Matthew Stafford Comes of Age

    Oct 28
    Two months down, two to go. Time flies when you’re having fun. The Lions had some fun Sunday, and the resurgent Staffords will lead the column … but some headlines first: • Mike Pouncey might want to get lawyered up. As Pete Thamel and Greg A. Bedard re…